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wiretapping

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Man arrested for wiretapping after filming police officer

A Massachusetts man is arrested and has his phone taken from him. He was recording a police officer talking loudly and swearing. The recording has now mysteriously disappeared.

By Mar. 8, 2014

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Questions rise on Skype wiretapping

Some suspect Skype's changes will aid government surveillance, and it's time to prepare for Apple's Mountain Lion release.

By Jul. 23, 2012

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Questions rise over Skype wiretapping

Some suspect Skype's changes will aid government surveillance, and it's time to prepare for Apple's Mountain Lion release.

By Jul. 23, 2012

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FBI to announce new Net-wiretapping push

CNET learns that the agency will reveal it is "increasingly unable" to conduct some types of electronic surveillance because of Web-based e-mail, social networking sites, and P2P technology.

By Feb. 16, 2011

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Judge halts suits over NSA wiretapping

Federal judge rules Congress immunized AT&T and other telecom companies from lawsuits, but left the door open a crack for EFF, ACLU to try again.

By Jun. 3, 2009

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Wiretapping debate in Congress resumes Tuesday

The U.S. Senate effectively postpones debate on legislation to extend wiretapping laws--and immunize any telecos who violated Americans' privacy--for one day.

By Jan. 28, 2008

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Secret court: Warrantless NSA wiretapping fine

Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court of Review, which meets behind closed doors, says that with safeguards in place, Fourth Amendment does not prohibit the spying.

By Jan. 15, 2009

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Feds' wiretapping draws Senate subpoenas

Angered by "stonewalling" over the once-secret NSA spy program, Democratic Sen. Patrick Leahy issues court orders to Attorney General Alberto Gonzales and other administration officials. But will he get what he wants?

By Jun. 27, 2007

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Senate endorses retroactive FISA immunity for warrantless wiretapping

Bush wins hard-fought battle after Senate immunizes telecom companies that illegally opened their networks to the Feds. There's a chance a suit against AT&T could continue.

By Jul. 9, 2008

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Wiretapping focus shifts to e-mail communications

The FISA fight is all about the emails, according to public comments made on Tuesday by a Department of Justice official.

By Mar. 5, 2008